Article Archive

Articles from Poet & Writers Magazine include material from the print edition plus exclusive online-only material.

Writers for Migrant Justice

Dana Isokawa
Christopher Soto

On September 4 hundreds of poets and writers will come together to raise funds for detained and formerly detained migrants in the United States.

Ten Questions for Jonathan Vatner

by Staff

“I ride a commuter train forty minutes each way to work. That’s when I write. Having to come to the page twice a day for short bursts gets me writing very fast; there’s very little wasted time. I’ve never been so productive in my life.” — Jonathan Vatner, author of Carnegie Hill

Agents & Editors: The Complete Series

Jofie Ferrari-Adler, Michael Szczerban, and M. Allen Cunningham

This series of interviews with nearly forty book editors, publishers, and agents offers a unique look at the past, present, and future of the book industry and what writers can do to thrive in today’s publishing world.